Goldman to Step Down as Ellery CEO; Rovit Slated to Succeed
May 21, 2013,
NEW YORK-Ellery HomeStyles' founder and CEO, Budd Goldman, will transition from his current role as CEO in December, to be succeeded by Hugh Rovit.
Goldman, who founded Ellery in 2000, will become co-chairman of the company's board of directors at that time, and will continue to play a "strategic role" in the business, according to an Ellery statement.
Before joining Sure Fit, Rovit was a principal at a consulting firm focused on operational improvement initiatives. His career also included serving as chief financial officer of Best Manufacturing and chief financial officer of Royce Hosiery Mills.
Other Articles By Author
Patti Carpenter Talks Color and its Importance in the Home
HFN's DIGITAL EDITION
COVER STORY: Sharpening the Focus on Millennials
Find out what makes Millennials tick when it comes to home decorating, shopping and at-home entertaining with HFN's annual consumer study. Turns out, Millennials favor the in-store shopping experience.
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:
- Power of the People - Crowdfunding campaigns provide needed capital, feedback for home and housewares product launches.
- Omnichannel Retailing: Visual Search Takes Off - Learn how voice and visual search are revolutionizing product discovery.